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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
MSRP
$46,705
Invoice
$44,370
Average Price Paid
$44,485
35 listings nationwide

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1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
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2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
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Hatchback RWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$50,958
3 listings nationwide

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1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$9,340

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Ford is in the midst of a revolutionary transformation away from cars, toward trucks and SUVs, and away from internal combustion engines and toward electrification. The 2020 Ford Musta...

1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
No Expert Reviews
No Data Available
  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
20
GuruRR27T writes:
Great looking, powerful and agile. Good smooth manual transmission. Great exhaust sounds to bother bad neighbo...
Handling Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"not better on a short drive...just as well."
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"See it- Drive it - Shelter money !"
GuruM65N8 writes:
great
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Dodge Challenger worse.
"yes"
Carol writes:
Beautiful car with lots of power. Just couldnt find what I wanted at the right price.
Family Car Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Convertible RWD better.
"Our kids are all grown so we werent looking for a family car. "
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Convertible RWD better.
"Prices offered at the time."
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
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26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
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33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
74 hp @ 5,200 RPM
74 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
86 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
86 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
9:1
9:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
1,600 cc
1,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42 in
Back Legroom 29 in 31 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft --
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 166 in
Width 81.9 in 64 in
Height 54.3 in 52 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 95.6 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dark Highland Green Metallic
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • MagneRide Damping System
  • Bullitt Electronics Package
  • Ebony W/Green Stitch, RECARO Leather-Trimmed Sport Seats
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD

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